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Oct 31, 2013 6:00pm PDT
looking for any and all distractions. >> technology neighbors it on the market, consumers use it in the car and officers can show this is not a safe driving practice based on our experience, and we'll take the appropriate enforcement action. >> reporter: beatty says she is not mad at the officers, just worries california's laws aren't evolving as fast as the modernday technology in our lives. >> think that now it would be interesting to have more answers to have our laws more fresher because technology changes so fast and laws don't. and that's a big problem. >> reporter: what about gps? you're allowed to have it in the car but where you place it is important, either on the driver's left-hand side dashboard or the passengers's side. but you can't put it near that rear view mirror. live in berkeley, mark kelly, kpix 5. >> she plans to fight the ticket in court. >>> a top secret project is under way on treasure island. google has everything to do the with the warming that's being built. as allen martin discovered, the more you ask about the project, the deeper the mystery surrounding
Oct 30, 2013 6:00pm PDT
school over the weekend. police say the burglar broke into the technology room at river glen elementary school. parents spent two years raising the money for the electronics. >>> santa clara police officers are wanted but not for patrolling the streets. they are needed for security at levi stadium. as kpix 5's len ramirez reports, increasing violence will be a big concern for the new hires. >> reporter: santa clara is a very small city with a very big football team and a very big responsibility to keep the peace inside and outside the stadium so they have to go out and hire. the sign is out, now hiring. when levi stadium opens up 68,000 people will arrive on 49er game days. the santa clara police department has 142 officers with only a fraction on duty at any given time. too few to safely police the stadium crowds. so the department will effectively have to double in size when the 9ers play at home and for that, santa clara is putting out the help wanted sign. >> we plan on recruiting a significant number of officers from bay area agencies to help us police the stadium. >> re
Nov 4, 2013 6:00pm PST
. >> reporter: the biggest concession is to start allowing new technology to bring the system up to date. >> it's hard to explain the value of that, but it does allow more efficiencies and cost-effective ways. >> i think the public was harmed twice. we took a strike and didn't make it worth it. we accepted the strike, and then we sweetened the deal afterwards. >> we could have maintained the strike and provided hardship for many people. the tragedy of the workers, the two strikes, there were so many dynamics that came into the need to settle. >> reporter: those came from pressure who said enough is enough, and also that tragedy on the tracks in which two b.a.r.t. workers that were killed by a train by people in training. as for how this works down the line, remains to be seen. b.a.r.t. is going to have a fare increase come january. they say it's not related to this, but they don't know how this is going to pencil out in the long run. >> it sounds like nobody is happy though. is this going to get approved? >> it is going to get approved, because a lot of people want to move on. >> we'll s
Nov 1, 2013 6:00pm PDT
, tomorrow silicon valley technology innovation and entrepreneurship forum also includes panel discussions and a startup contest. >>> there's a lot of buzz about a new casino opening in the north bay next week. as with any casino, there of course will be winners and losers and for everyone else, there will be a lot more traffic. don ford on the gaming and gridlock. >> reporter: highway 101 running through rohnert park is nearly complete. its first test will be next week when graton opens for the first time. chp says the freeway will be busy. >> probably at least 10,000 more vehicles per day. >> reporter: the chp believes that number will go down in a couple of weeks once the excitement wears off. but in the meantime, the casino is busy getting ready to handle the expected crowds. there are 5,700 outdoor parking spaces and a 5-story parking structure. they cost $820 million to build, have 340,000 square feet with more than 3,000 slot and poker machines. joseph holloway lives across the street. he watched it all go up. he says the casino transformed what was once a narrow street with pothole
Oct 29, 2013 6:00pm PDT
city best known for its technology is constructing its own little italy neighborhood. >>> have you ever hustled to catch a b.a.r.t train and got to the platform to realize it's not your train. how riders will know if they real my need to rush even before they enter the station. >>> the sun is now setting on another chilly bay area day. danville 64. santa rosa, one of the warm spots at 65. how cold do we get tonight? that and the 7 day forecast, coming up. >>> how much is too much time spent staring at your smart phone? the new health guidelines regarding kids and social media. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, was home to it >>> lost piece of bay area history is being brought back to life. it's the rebirth of a san jose neighborhood. years ago it was home to italian immigrants. kpix 5's len ramirez is live. the story of one of those immigrants and the quest to resurrect little italy. who knew, len? >> reporter: who knew that a pge would have been born couple block away from what is now this little italy neighborhood. many cities have little italy neighborhoods. many of them never lost theirs like ne
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